Saga Prefectur

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Saga Prefectur
Japanese transcription(s)
 • Japanese 佐賀県
 • Rōmaji Saga-ken

Seembol o Saga Prefectur
Kintra Japan
Region Kyushu
Island Kyushu
Caipital Saga
Government
 • Govrenor Yasushi Furukawa
Area
 • Total 2,439.58 km2 (941.93 sq mi)
Area rank 42nt
Population (Februar 1, 2008)
 • Total 858,603
 • Rank 42nt
 • Density 352/km2 (910/sq mi)
ISO 3166 code JP-41
Destricts 6
Municipalities 20
Flower Camphor blossom (Cinnamomum camphora)
Tree Camphor tree (Cinnamomum camphora)
Bird Black-billed magpie (Pica pica)
Website pref.saga.lg.jp/web/ 7787/saga-english.html

Saga Prefectur (佐賀県 Saga-ken?) is a prefectur in the northwast pairt o the island o Kyushu, Japan.[1] It touches baith the Sea o Japan an the Ariake Sea. The wastren pairt o the prefectur is a region famous for producin ceramics an porcelain, particularly the touns o Karatsu, Imari, an Arita. The caipital is the ceety o Saga.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Nussbaum, Louis-Frédéric. (2005). "Saga prefecture" in Japan Encyclopedia, p. 804 at Google Books.
  2. Nussbaum, "Saga prefecture" at p. 804 at Google Books.